Daimler Truck and Bus Australia Pacific Pty Ltd — Fuso Truck Models FP74, FS72, FV70 and FV74 MY2019

Identifying features

VIN (Vehicle identification number)
See attached VIN list

What are the defects?

A poor quality weld between the drum and end plate sections of the fuel tank could crack, resulting in a fuel leak.

What are the hazards?

If fuel comes into contact with a heat source, it may ignite, resulting in an engine fire that may cause serious injury or death of vehicle occupants and/or other road users.

What should consumers do?

Owners should contact an Authorised Daimler Commercial Vehicle Dealer to make a booking to have their fuel tank inspected and replaced free of charge, if required.

A complete list of authorised dealerships can be found at https://www.fuso.com.au/ or owners may phone 1800 033 557.

Traders who sold this product

Authorised Daimler Truck and Bus Dealers

Where the product was sold
Nationally
Dates available for sale
  • 1 April 2019 - 31 December 2019

Responsible regulator

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Product category